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Tribute, stated payment made in acknowledgment of submission, or as the price of peace, or by virtue of a treaty: Tp. I, 2, 113. Tp. I, 2, 113 II, 1, 293. Merch. III, 2, 56. Shr. V, 2, 152. H4B III, 2, 331. H6A V, 4, 130. H6B IV, 7, 128. Tit. I, 251. Hml. III, 1, 178. Cymb. II, 4, 13. Cymb. II, 4, 13 III, 1, 8. III, 1, 8 III, 1, 8 III, 1, 8 III, 1, 8 III, 1, 8 V, 5, 69. V, 5, 69 Figuratively == any thing done or given out of devotion: “paying more slavish t. than they owe,” Lucr. 299 (being more submissive than necessary). “what --s wounded fancies sent me,” Compl. 197. “take some remembrance of us, as a t., not as a fee,” Merch. IV, 1, 422. “needs must you lay your heart at his dispose, subjected t. to commanding love,” John I, 264. “had the t. of his supple knee,” R2 I, 4, 33. “his majesty shall have t. of me,” Hml. II, 2, 333.
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